"Rila Mountain" Top 5 Page for this destination Rila by ChristinaNest

Rila Travel Guide: 61 reviews and 240 photos

Rila is the highest mountain on the Balkan Penninsula and Europe's 5th highest. There are around 200 lakes and many mineral springs there. There many places to visit: Mussala peak, the beautiful Seven Lakes, Borovetz ( famous skiing-resort), Sapareva Banya and other spas, the famous Rilski Manastir .....

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  • Pros:unforettable views, beautiful lakes, historic places,skiing
  • Last visit to Rila: Aug 2005
  • Intro Updated Jan 27, 2006
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  • budapest8's Profile Photo
    Jun 18, 2010 at 9:18 AM

    Wow Rila looks like a place I have to visit when I make a trip eastwards towards the Black Sea, didn't realise you had such beautiful lakes and mountains and that chalet looks very cheap if u on a budget. Thx for sharing.

  • Pinat's Profile Photo
    Jul 23, 2009 at 11:11 PM

    Hello Christina! I loved the pics a lot. Hope to make it to Bulgaria one day! Have a nice day, Pinar

  • goutammitra's Profile Photo
    Jun 2, 2009 at 5:56 PM

    Great place to visit, so many lakes. I like that Liver shaped lake. Thanks for watching my Gangtok page.

  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Aug 19, 2008 at 3:33 AM

    Fantastic pics Christina!

  • margaretvn's Profile Photo
    Aug 8, 2008 at 12:35 AM

    good page - I enjoyed your tips and photos.

  • bijo69's Profile Photo
    Jul 31, 2008 at 5:52 AM

    Simply beautiful! Have to go there!!!!

  • wandeljp's Profile Photo
    Aug 31, 2006 at 10:11 AM

    Very interesting. I come back . Sure. JP

  • ChristinaNest's Profile Photo
    Jun 10, 2006 at 12:53 AM

    Thanks for visiting my Rila page, I climbed the peak with my little Sheep, I see you have nice companions too, cute bears :)

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Jun 10, 2006 at 12:46 AM

    Wow, this is a stunning landscape ! Ahh, hiking :-))) I like your lake pics very much :-)) Thanks also for Torres del Paine :-)


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